How to build gnupg on winXP:Addendum

Road Runner
Fri May 9 12:43:02 2003

Road Runner wrote:

>Building gnupg on XP is easier than using MS Outlook, but you need the
>latest stable versions of:
>1. MinGW -- Minimalist GNU For Windows,
>2. Minimal System  -- Msys.
>You can find it at or on Sourceforge.

>The most easy way is take an executable versions (for today:
>MinGW-2.0.0-3.exe and MSYS-1.0.8.exe) and together, in cooperative with
>your Pointing Device (Mouse?) installing it - of course if you prefer
>alone work you can take binaries in tar.gz format.

Binaries of each tools and utils you need (GCC, binutils,  w32api, gdb,
make and so on)

>Next step - unpack GnuPG, ./configure, make, make check, make install.
>You need no options for straight build.

And of course "strip"

>Happy building